Setup IRC Channel

Make sure you refer my previous post on getting started with IRC. This is a quick guide to create a channel on Freenode. Step 1: Eligibility Freenode is primarily a network for people involved in open source software. Read Freenode's guidelines to determine whether you are on topic before getting started. Although we are a... Continue Reading →


Installing NVIDIA Drivers and CUDA 8 Toolkit on Ubuntu 16.04

Step 1: Update and upgrade your system apt-get update && apt-get upgrade -y Step 2: Install Linux Headers (for installing aptitude "apt install aptitude") aptitude -r install linux-headers-$(uname -r) Step 3: apt-get purge nvidia-* Step 4: add-apt-repository ppa:graphics-drivers/ppa Step 5: apt-get update Step 6: apt-get install nvidia-375 Step 7: Create a file and paste the... Continue Reading →

FFMPEG with NVIDIA Acceleration on Ubuntu 16.04 (NVENC SDK)

The Video Codec SDK includes a complete set of high-performance tools, samples and documentation for hardware accelerated video encode and decode on Windows and Linux. The SDK consists of two hardware acceleration interfaces: NVENCODE API for video encode acceleration NVDECODE API for video decode acceleration (formerly called NVCUVID API) NVIDIA GPUs contain one or more... Continue Reading →

Installing Caffe/NVcaffe on Ubuntu 16.04 with CUDA8, cuDNN, OpenCV and FFMPEG (NVENC SDK)

Before following these steps make sure you have already installed Nvidia drivers and Cuda Toolkit 8 make sure everything is updated to the latest version: sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get upgrade  let’s install all the necessary packages: sudo apt-get install build-essential make cmake cmake-curses-gui g++ tmux git pkg-config libjpeg8-dev \ libjasper-dev libpng12-dev libglew1.6-dev libgtk2.0-dev \ libavcodec-dev libavformat-dev libavutil-dev libswscale-dev libv4l-dev gfortran sudo apt-get install libtiff5-dev   # allows for easy install/uninstall of packages from source sudo apt-get install -y checkinstall We need a library for computing optimization purpose. We will use openblas and linear algebra library. sudo apt-get -y install libblas-dev libopenblas-dev libatlas-base-dev liblapack-dev gfortran Now to install boost, run: sudo apt-get install libboost-all-dev If later in the installation process you find that any of the boost related files are missing, run the following command. You can skip this one for now but won't hurt if you do it either. sudo apt-get -y install --fix-missing libboost-all-dev Go ahead and install libfaac-dev package sudo apt-get install libfaac-dev... Continue Reading →

Running Teamviewer 6 as root on linux

While attempting to run teamviewer 6 on BT5, as usual, I got the error: Error: TeamViewer must not be executed as root! so the solution is simple root@bt:~# cd /opt/teamviewer/teamviewer/6/bin/ root@bt:/opt/teamviewer/teamviewer/6/bin# gedit wrapper then edit the file as and instead of "die" just replace that with "echo". This way it would run and every time... Continue Reading →

RFID Hacking: Is It A Threat?

Introduction: •Radio-frequency identification (RFID) is an automatic identification method, relying on storing and remotely retrieving data using devices called RFID tags or transponders. •RFID (radio frequency identification) is a technology that incorporates the use of electromagnetic or electrostatic coupling in the radio frequency (RF) portion of the electromagnetic spectrum to uniquely identify an object, animal,... Continue Reading →

Trojan For Android ‘Soundminer’ : Hacking Research

Researchers' Android Trojan Can "Hear" Credit C..., posted with vodpod   Six researchers at Indiana University and the City University of Hong Kong have created a proof-of-concept program called Soundminer that’s capable of using a phone’s mic to listen out for credit card numbers. When a user either speaks or types their credit card’s digits... Continue Reading →

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